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Birthday recap

We celebrated our SEVEN year old all weekend long on her birthday weekend.  Lunch at school, family dinners/lunch, a roller skating birthday party, bounce house fun for Collins' special  night with the family, and TICKETS TO GO SEE JOJO SIWA!  Not sure she could have been more excited when she opened her birthday present!  We sure had a blast wishing our girl a happy birthday!!

Best gift ever.  (for a 7 year old)


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